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right now on hugo chavez. let's get to our international correspondent michelle caruso-cabrera. >> it's official. hugo chavez will not be sworn in as the leader of venezuela on january 10th as it was supposed to occur. he's still in havana being treated for cancer. the story goes as follows. the vice president says -- of venezuela says he's either spoken or received a letter from chavez saying the doctors won't permit him to go to the inauguration and doctors asked that they delay the inauguration and this could very well set off a constitutional crisis in venezuela. the opposition is going to say this is not allowed. why do we care? second largest reserves in the world when it comes to oil. the biggest in the western hemisphere. they have got refineries actually right here in the united states. they supply 8% of our supply in any given year. just because he's sick or just because he's not inaugurated doesn't mean we get that oil but any instability certainly raises question about supply. maria, back to you. >> michelle, thanks so much. we'll keep on it. michelle caruso-cabrera. meanw
newsroom." hugo chavez is fighting for his health interesting way of putting it according to venezuelan officials. the 5-year-old leader has a severe lung infection. his fragile health has a lot of people wondering whether he will be able to go through with his inauguration next week. moments ago, venezuelan lawmakers elect elected a president of that country's national assembly. joining me is senior latin affairs editor rafael romo. this national assembly election is really crucial. tell me about it. >> it is crucial because it ensures continuity. those people who are loyal to president chavez at least have the certainty that whatever happens and there are two possibility scenarios either the vice president or the president of the national assembly in this case the man who was just re-elected, would have to step in in the case that president chavez is unable to take office. now, he's scheduled to take office next thursday, january 10th. and the constitution spells out a coup of different possibilities. they're already talking about flexible plans, postponing that inauguration fur a lat
the technology and services to help you solve it. >>> venezuelanan's rally today for hugo chavez. chav chavez's health is tragedy i will following his fourth cancer operation. the next update on the president's health will come in a few days. chavez is supposed to be inaugurated for a new term next week. today venezuelanan lawmakers re-elected a speaks of the national assembly. the move could signal support as a possible successor. however, chavez has said he wants his vice president to succeed him. >>> well, the fiscal cliff deal not going over so well with the majority of americans. a new poll finds more disapprove than approve of the new deal. 43% say it's okay. 45 do not. 12% have no opinion. along party lines, two-thirds of democrats gave their okay to the compromise bill which, among other things, taxes the wealthier at higher rates. but almost two-thirds of republicans, they're unhappy over the deal. gallup also found none of the political leaders involved in the fiscal cliff showdown got a favorable rating. house speaker john boehner scoring the worst. >>> the battle over the debt cei
, venezuelan president hugo chavez is supposed to be inaugurated tomorrow but he's still sick in cuba. what now? the first video of google executive chairman eric schmidt in a north korean computer lab. michelle, good morning to you. >> that was my typo, computer lab there, carl. let's start with venezuela, where we are waiting any moment now for the venezuelan supreme court to decide whether or not it is constitutional to delay the inauguration tomorrow of hugo chavez. that is what he has supposedly asked for. that's what the parliament there agreed to do. i say supposedly, because we haven't seen him in nearly a month. there's been no proof of life. he is in cuba receiving cancer treatment at this point. could bring on a constitutional crisis in venezuela, because the constitution there says you're supposed to have an election within 30 days. if the winner cannot actually be inaugurated. we'll see what happens there. we'll show you what's going on with venezuelan bonds. they're widely held with a lot of fixed-income portfolios. look at that, nearly 9%. when hugo chavez first got sick, venezue
behind it. details after this. >>> why you should care that hugo chavez won't make it back to venezuela in time for a scheduled swearing-in. i don't spend money on gasoline. i am probably going to the gas station about once a month. last time i was at a gas station was about...i would say... two months ago. i very rarely put gas in my chevy volt. i go to the gas station such a small amount that i forget how to put gas in my car. [ male announcer ] and it's not just these owners giving the volt high praise. volt received the j.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ oh, hey mike. what are you up to? oh, just diagramming this accident with my state farm pocket agent app. you can also get a quote and pay your premium with this thing. i thought state farm didn't have all those apps? where did you hear that? the internet. and you believed it? yeah. they can't put anything on the internet that isn't true. where did you hear that? [ both ] the internet. oh look. here comes my date. i met him on the internet. he's a french model. uh, bonjour. [ male announcer ] state farm.
.s. state department is wishing president hugo chavez a quote, speedy recovery from his latest bought with cancer. he has been in poor health since undergoing cancer surgery in cuba last month. >>> iraq's oil crisis intensifying. kurdistan is exporting crude to global markets through turkey without permission from iraq's central government. officials in baghdad called the exports illegal. an oil payment dispute broke out between the two governments in december. >>> mastercard said its u.s. gasoline demand slipped to the lowest level since it began tracking data in july of 2004. that is so interesting. drivers purchased $7.82 million barrels of gas last week, down nearly 3% year-over-year. are we carpooling? is the economy bad? all questions. >>> all right. going, going, gone. super bowl tv ad slots are sold out!, sold out, selling for a record $4 million a pop. what should companies do to make sure their commercials aren't a total bust? a top marketing expert gives us his insight next. >>> plus florida prepares for a huge python hunting contest, i can't wait, in the everglades. i'm pu
period last year. >>> venezuela's supreme court says hugo chavez can delay his gnawing race. -- inauguration. he was scheduled to take the oath for his fourth term as president tomorrow but he remains in havana, cuba. he is sufficient iring severe health complications following his fourth cancer-related surgery last month. >>> transcanada the builder of the keystone pipeline, is announcing plans for a $5 billion natural gas pipeline. it will extend to western canada to a liquified gas terminal on the pacific coast. it is expected to be operating in the year 2018 pending approval from the regulators. melissa: coming up, apple is reportedly building a lower end iphone. isn't that just like the iphone 4? i'm sort of kidding, i'm sort of not. we'll talk about what this may mean for the smartphone market. >>> plus one of monopoly's iconic game pieces is about to get the boot. how players can help decide which one will no longer pass go to replacements are awesome. do you ever have too much monopoly money? ♪ >> everybody wants to know what i'm on. what am i on? i'm on my bike, b
'm thinking hugo chavez, who's going to be running the country, he's not well, why do you like this? >> first, venezuela's own fundamentals, you know, it's a socialist country. they waste a lot of money, but they have cheap oil, and they have a lot of it. so their ability and willingnesses to pay -- ashley: always there. >> yeah, it's always there, and spreads are generous. ashley: so you're not concerned about unrest, you know, political issues and unrest in general? >> well, you know, we're definitely watch events as they occur, but there is a chance that if there's a regime change, it could be good for the country, and that would really help our bonds. ashley: corporate asset classes, what are we talking about? >> we love em corporate asset class this year. they lagged a little bit the sovereigns last year, i think they're really going to do well. we like a little bit of, i mean, investment grade and high-yield both, we love russian corporates across the board. they offer generous spreads compared to their counterparts -- ashley: interesting, yeah. >> turkish banks. ashley: turkishbacks. >
's hugo chavez's inauguration. this as the opposition party steps up calls for the careta r caretaker. at the same time, bonds have rallied on speculation that a government transition could soon be under way. joining us with his thoughts, neal sherring. good to see you. >> good morning. >> what is going to happen in venezuela? >> i think it's very difficult to say with any precision as to what is going to happen next. i think what we can say is the expectations that we're going to get somehow a smooth transition for the current socialist@administration to a more market friendly administration, i think they're going to be disappointed. wa we've seen in the world over the past few years, is these transitions, when they do happen, are rarely smooth. there's always bumps along the way. i think actually if you look at the rally we've had in bond yields, as the bond markets -- >> down to five-year lows. >> down to five-year lows, but they start to sell off over the past couple of days. and i think that reflected a growing sense of the market that things aren't going to be quite as smooth. >
a solution. hugo chavez almost dead. venezuela bans gun ownership. i am thinking peers morgan may have a new job opening. stuart: we hear you. thank you very much. nissan gets a $1.4 billion taxpayer loan from the government but with japan be willing to do the same for general motors or ford? that is next. orhould focus on your long-term goals, not their short-term agenda. [ male announcer ] join the nearly 7 million investors who think like you do. face time and think time make a difference. at edward jones, it's how we make sense of investing. maybe you want to incorporate a business. orrotect your family with a will or living trust. nd you'd like the help of an attorney. at legalzoom a legal plan attorney is available in most states with every personalized document to answer questions. get started at legalzoom.com today. and now you're protected. stuart: nissan is a japanese company that gets a $1.4 billion loan from the federal government. and all electric version of the leaf car right here. let me ask you this. charles and jedediah belar, do you think the japanese government would ever
. >>> in venezuela officials say president hugo chavez has a severe lung infection and is "fighting for his health" right now. despite rumors that the 58-year-old won't be able to be inaugurated to his fourth term next week, the vice president says chavez can always take the oath at a later time. >>> famed italian designer i haver toia -- vitoria mussoni and his family went missing in a plane friday morning shortly after takeoff over the lo los roquez islands. the family has been informed while search and rescue efforts continue. >>> new details emerging about the fatal gang rape of a 23-year-old medical student in me to delhi. a horrific crime that led to protests in india. the victim's male friend who was also attacked is speaking out for the first time about this. here's what he told reuters. >> translator: from where we boarded the bus, they took us around for two, 2 1/2 hours, across overpasses, through all of delhi. then they dropped us below an overpass. then they tried to run over us. we had no clothes. >> so far, five men have been charged with murder, rape, and kidnapping in this case. t
. >>> the washington post with hugo chavez bedstricken and battling cancer. the u.s. is working to make inroads. american diplomats are preparing for a post-chavez venezuela while trying to make progress with the drug-trafficking infrastructure and growing relationship with iran. >>> "usa today," the fda will consider heavier regulation for the popular painkiller vicodin which has for years seen widespread abuse. the d.e.a. recommended it be classified with other heavily used drugs like oxycontin. patients who need vicodin could increase the number of times they have to visit their doctor by limiting the number of pills that can be prescribed at each visit. >>> "the chicago tribune," president obama's acceptance of corporate donations from companies like at&t at the inauguration marks a shift. the paper writes, quote, the relaxed rules reflect how obama has largely dropped his efforts to curb the role of money in politics because he once vowed to make central to his presidency. >>> with us now, the chief white house correspondent with "politico," mr. mike allen with a look at the "playbook." go
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